On Apr 29, 2011, at 7:30 PM, email@example.com wrote:
I just dug out a Red Caboose box car kit L&N 90145 I bought cheap
I can't decide whether to keep the paint job or repaint it.
So far my research has found:
There was a car from this series on my railroad with a load of oats +
This cars had Miner hand brake and Apex running board +
The model has a 1953 reweigh date, I model 54 +
- I don't know what style truck was under this cars.
Does anyone know? Will they share their information with me? Not to
sound ungrateful, but I need to know a model truck not the name of
I can tell you both. The trucks on all the cars in this series were
AAR cast steel with spring planks. The best HO replica is Accurail's
so-called (but mis-named) "Bettendorf" truck.